Telstra refuses to disclose cost of data retention 
By Allie Coyne | 10 hours ago | Comment Now 
Warns of hacker's paradise.
 
NewSat defaults on $26m in overdue Lockheed payments 
By Allie Coyne | 2 days ago | Comment Now 
Jabiru-1 satellite build hits further hurdles.
 
Optus, Telstra urge Govt to commit to paying cost of data retention 
By Allie Coyne | Jan 22, 2015 | Comment Now 
Critics of scheme come out in droves.
 
Optus, iiNet concerned at 'relaxed' NBN infosec rules 
 
Virgin, Qualcomm to fund satellite internet network 
Jan 19, 2015 | Comment Now 
To offer high-speed access across the globe.
 
TPG stops selling NBN FTTB rival 
Jan 6, 2015 | Comment Now 
New regulations force product from sale.
 
Telstra hands over copper, HFC in new $11bn NBN deal 
By Allie Coyne | Dec 14, 2014 | Comment Now 
Value of 2011 deal remains intact.
 
MPs to influence black spot program  
By Andrew Colley | Dec 8, 2014 | Comment Now 
Will be able to nominate 'priority' areas.
 
ITU finalises gigabit over copper lines standard 
By Juha Saarinen | Dec 8, 2014 | Comment Now 
Promises "fibre-like" speeds within 400 metres.
 
Google helps track illegal fishing using satellite data 
By Allie Coyne | Nov 17, 2014 | Comment Now 
Pours funds into conservation effort.
 
State of NBN too uncertain for full corporate plan 
By Allie Coyne | Nov 17, 2014 | Comment Now 
NBN Co releases figures for FY2015.
 
Optus offers NFC payments on Android phones 
By Allie Coyne | Nov 14, 2014 | Comment Now 
First telco to dive into mobile payments.
 
Optus undertakes major OSS upgrade 
By Stuart Corner | Nov 13, 2014 | Comment Now 
Picks NEC's NetCracker as replacement.
 
NBN Co reveals new broadband mix 
By Allie Coyne | Nov 13, 2014 | Comment Now 
FTTP relegated to the backbench.
 
US weather systems hacked, satellites affected 
Nov 13, 2014 | Comment Now 
Four websites targeted.
 
Optus’ 4G cash splash pays off as users jump aboard 
By Allie Coyne | Nov 13, 2014 | Comment Now 
But mobile broadband users disappear in droves.
 
Investors attack ACCC over NBN advice 
By Allie Coyne | Nov 13, 2014 | Comment Now 
Regulator hits back at NBN policy audit.
 
Telcos scramble to virtualise network functions 
By Stuart Corner | Nov 10, 2014 | Comment Now 
Vodafone, Telstra race to deploy NFV.
 
Nextgen ditches NBN virtual connect product 
By Allie Coyne | Nov 7, 2014 | Comment Now 
Claims NBN system upgrade will force huge costs.
 
Former ACCC head warns content is the new telco battleground 
By Allie Coyne | Nov 5, 2014 | Comment Now 
Calls Scales NBN report ‘insulting’.
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